Author Archives: Danny Kushmer

The Next Farm Bill

Several weeks back, the House Committee on Agriculture conducted a listening session at the University of Florida. This was an opportunity for farmers, ranchers and any other interested parties to make their voices heard. The Chairman along with 10 representatives … Continue reading

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Chef Vivian Howard Partners with the IRFC and IMPAC Seal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 9, 2017 Suzie Freedland International Member of the Precision Ag Community 863-844-4235 sfreedland@highcor.com Mulberry, FL – PBS Host, cookbook author, and restaurateur, Vivian Howard is partnering with the International Responsible Farming Council (IRFC) to promote the … Continue reading

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Introductions

Folks, I have two very dear friends looking for new opportunities! I would like to introduce you to their Linkedin profiles and provide my full endorsement to whatever they choose to do. Colleen Thayer Colleen’s legislative knowledge is extensive and … Continue reading

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Snakes, pack hunters?

This blog is for Dr. Buzz Aldrin. Doctor, if you have any pull what so ever please encourage NASA to begin the colonization of Mars immediately. “Wait, what? Scientist discovers snakes that hunt in packs” By: Euan McKirdy @emckirdy Seriously, I … Continue reading

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The Ward Scott Files Podcast

My friend and colleague Frankie Hall were honored to participate on the Ward Scott Files out of Gainesville, Florida. We talked about precision agriculture and how farmers and ranchers are lessening their environmental footprint. Scroll down the page to: 4-19-2017 … Continue reading

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IMPAC Takeover

On Tuesday, May 9th I was charged with generating content for @IMPACGrown on Twitter and Instagram. Our #TakeoverTuesday consisted of touring a Member of the House Ag Committee at two nursery operations in Apopka, Florida. Thank you AgriStarts and Costa … Continue reading

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31st Environmental Permitting Summer School

The Environmental Permitting Summer School has been held for the past 30 consecutive years and is attended by more than 850 attorneys, consultants, engineers, state and local government officials, developers, landowners and others with a strong interest in environmental issues … Continue reading

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Hillsborough County Young Farmers and Ranchers Saltwater Fishing Tournament

Join the Hillsborough County Young Farmers and Ranchers Inaugural Saltwater Fishing Tournament on Saturday July 22, 2017 out of Simmons Park, 2401 19th Ave NW, Ruskin, FL 33570. This event is being organized to raise funds to purchase FFA jackets … Continue reading

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Spring in Florida

A beautiful Saturday in Central Florida.  Tomato and watermelon caprese salad And our beautiful orchid bloom

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Danny Kushmer Voted in as New Executive Director of IRFC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mulberry, April 26, 2017 – The International Responsible Farming Council has announced the appointment of Danny Kushmer as their new Executive Director. Previously, Kushmer served as Director of Environment, Restoration and Compliance for Highland Precision Ag. There, he was the … Continue reading

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